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Thomas Howard

Thomas Howard - #53 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 07/14/1983
Birthplace Lubbock, TX
College UTEP
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 2nd round, 6th pick by Raiders

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Follow the movement of the 2011 free agents in this list, broken down by position.


Posted Sept. 14, 2012
The Bengals placed Howard on the reserve/injured list Friday, after suffering a season-ending knee injury in practice this week.||||||| Howard, a seven-year veteran from UTEP, was Cincinnati's tackling leader last season with 120 stops, and started in the Bengals' Week 1 loss to the Ravens on Monday night. He had four tackles, including a sack, and a pass defensed in the 44-13 defeat.
Posted April 16, 2010
The Oakland Raiders say Howard has signed his restricted free agent tender.||||||| Howard was a second-round pick in 2006. He has started 64 of 66 games in his career. He has seven career interceptions with two being returned for touchdowns, but Howard's starting position this year is in jeopardy. Coach Tom Cable said Thursday that Kamerion Wimbley and Trevor Scott would start at outside linebacker.